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  1. Local Students Named to RWU Dean's ListRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Patch.com

    ... are placed on the Dean's List that semester. Roger Williams University, with its main campus located on the coast of Bristol, R.I., is a forward-thinking private university with 45 undergraduate majors spanning the liberal arts and the professions, ...

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  2. Malcolm Low Obituary, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Vermont Standard

    A memorial service will be held in Boston, Massachusetts at a later date for Malcolm Scollay Low, a pioneer in acoustic engineering, computer science and digital imaging, WHO died on June 28 after a short illness. Mr. Low was 88. A descendant of Seth Low, past Mayor of New York City, Malcolm Low grew up in New York City and spent summers in Bristol, Rhode Island and Bridgewater.

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  3. Powerful Storm Leaves Damage in its WakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... the storm brought flooding, especially in the East Bay, which saw flooding in multiple towns, especially Barrington, Bristol and Warren. The impressive storm could be seen as it approached and departed. Boaters and spotters across the state reported ...

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  4. Local 8th Graders Win ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    ... of Newport, Benjamin Currey of Middletown, Emily Dunn of Saunderstown, Julia Pierce of Portsmouth, Ryder Ferris of Bristol and Chase Goulet of North Kingstown. People's Credit Union also recently awarded $6,000 to six local students who were in the ...

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  5. Obituary: Master Chief Boilerman James R. Lake, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    Master Chief Boilerman James R. "Jim" Lake, US Navy , age 83, of 48 Duffield Road, Bristol, died Saturday, July 25, 2015. Master Chief Boilerman James R. "Jim" Lake, US Navy , age 83, of 48 Duffield Road, Bristol, died Saturday, July 25, 2015 in Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, surrounded by his loving wife and family.

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  6. British rapper Dizzee Rascal joins the hunt for missing... 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | This Is Somerset

    ... in last 12 hours have gone crazy and still Derek as not been in touch. DJ Derek has been a resident of St Paul's, Bristol, since 1978. He was formerly an accountant for Cadbury and became a DJ by accident in his mid-30s. Derek's love of reggae and a ...

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  7. Boston weather: Hot and humid weather expected all weekRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Examiner.com

    ... were along southeast Massachusetts this morning, you received some strong thunderstorms and heavy rain. Places like Bristol, RI received 2.37 inches of rain. Meanwhile, Logan Airport in the capital city only received a hundredth of an inch. As we go ...

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  8. Power outages reported across Southern New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Turnto10.com

    National Grid reported that 10,200 homes and businesses were without power at the peak of the outages. By 8 a.m., National Grid reported that about 200 customers were without power in Bristol and Tiverton.

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  9. Robert GeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Observer

    ... of exotic reptiles and insects. He is survived by his children, Christina Self of Brocton, NY, Jessica Gee of Bristol, RI, Trisha Forster of N. Carolina, Crissy Kingsley of Massachuetts, Danielle Gee of Dunkirk, Damien Gee of Dunkirk and Jonathan ...

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  10. Banner MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Casey Connors , a resident of West Boylston, received a bachelor of science degree in the legal studies program from Roger Williams University, Bristol, R.I. Three Boylston residents were named to the spring 2015 semester dean's list at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, N.Y. They are, Daniel Probst , of Boylston, was named to the spring 2015 semester dean's list at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, N.Y. Cassandra Riley , of West Boylston, was named to the spring 2015 semester dean's list at Becker College, Worcester.

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  11. Bristol Family Escapes House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Patch.com

    A family of five people are unharmed but their house and possessions were destroyed in a fire at 531 Wood St. in Bristol Saturday night. The fire broke out at around 7:30 p.m. and moved quickly through the multi-family house, sending a large plume of smoke high into the air as a large crowd gathered to watch firefighters battle the blaze.

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  12. Asheville businesses fight to keep big chains outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | USA Today

    ... three standardized features, like trademarks, menus or employee uniforms. In 2006, citizens and elected officials in Bristol, R.I., adopted an ordinance that bans formula stores larger than 2,500 square feet or that take up more than 65 feet of ... 8 comments

  13. Search launched for DJ Derek Morris who has been missing for 3 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Daily Mail

    ... 'I'm very sorry to hear this @XxJenniferAmyxX A DJDerek is a legend - I'll do all I can to spread word across Bristol'. Members of the 73-year-old's family say they are extremely worried about him and have informed Avon and Somerset Police after ...

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  14. DJ Derek reported missing: Legendary Bristolian disc jockey 'not seen in three weeks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Independent

    ... to Somerset and Avon police after the popular disc jockey was not seen in three weeks. DJ Derek is a cult figure in Bristol's music scene, known for his eclectic music sets and appearances alongside high-profile artists. Ms Griffiths told The ...

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  15. Blue Green Algae Found in Paradise Pond in MiddletownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Patch.com

    ... the two ponds had outgrown its useful life and was operating at a reduced capacity. C. B. Utility Company Inc., of Bristol, was awarded the construction contract to replace it with new lines and work began in September of 2014. Irritation of the ...

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  16. Somerset man phones 999 to complain a SEAGULL has stolen his sandwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Daily Mail

    ... the sandwich out of my hand.' He told the operator the seagull had swooped down and pinched the snack from him in Bristol city centre and urged police to check nearby CCTV for evidence. The man, who spoke with a thick Bristolian accent, rang Avon ...

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  17. Kilmartin Plans Open Government SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin is hosting an open government summit on Friday in Bristol. The at the Roger Williams School of Law summit will feature a presentation explaining Rhode Island's open meetings and records laws.

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  18. 35,000 bees removed from RI landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    BRISTOL, RI A beekeeper wore no protective clothing while carefully removing a swarm of 35,000 honeybees from the attic of a Rhode Island landmark. The homemade bee vacuum is run with a low amp motor.

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  19. Beekeeper safety removes hive from RI landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Turnto10.com

    The people at Mount Hope Farm in Bristol noticed an increase of bees about a week ago and called for help. Beekeeper Jon Nelson used a homemade bee vacuum, run with a low-amp motor, so it doesn't kill the bees.

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  20. Wilmington Residents Graduate from Roger Williams UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Patch.com

    The following local residents were among more than 1,123 students from Roger Williams University to receive their degrees as part of the Class of 2015. Roger Williams University, with its main campus located on the coast of Bristol, R.I., is a forward-thinking private university with 45 undergraduate majors spanning the liberal arts and the professions, where students become community-minded citizens through project-based, experiential learning.

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